Accession Number:

AD0260271

Title:

THE LATITUDE DEPENDENCE OF RADAR METEOR SHOWER OBSERVATIONS

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CANTERBURY UNIV CHRISTCHURCH (NEW ZEALAND)

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Report Date:

1961-05-12

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

A simplified method of assessing the relative significance of meteor showers is discussed. The bias inherent in single-station rate measurements is largely eliminated and the importance of short-range echoes is emphasized. Comparison of results obtained from both hemispheres reveals a considerable measure of agreement between various surveys. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE